The locals took advantage at 11 ‘through Alanis, the Colombian Carrascal equaled after half an hour and Enzo Pérez, who played as Libero, put the 2 to 1 with the time fulfilled.
Just after 10 ‘the opening of the scoreboard for the local arrived when Gabriel Alanis He arrived to define with a soft shot but that Bologna could not control.
Equality for the Millionaires reached 32 ‘when Casco reached the area and his back pass was left to the Colombian Carrascal to tie the game with a right hand.
In the second half the game was even and River generated the clearest goal situations. There was even a clear penalty against Braian Romero that the referee ignored.
The penalty that they did not give to River
River pressed and even played a few minutes with one more man due to the expulsion of Salvareschi, but it lacked effectiveness and the income of Fontana and Rolheiser was not enough to reach the goal.
It seemed that the 1 to 1 was inevitable and with the time fulfilled there was a series of rebounds in the area and Enzo Pérez, who had played as a libero, ended up pushing the ball into the goal for River to achieve a victory as close as necessary.
Enzo Pérez’s goal
The victory leaves River in an expectant position, just two points behind the leader Lanús and with Sunday’s classic against Independiente (has one more point) as the next goal in the Professional Football League.
= The Synthesis =
Sarmiento: Manuel Vicentini; Matías Molina, Nicolás Bazzana, Federico Mancinelli, Braian Salvareschi and Lautaro Montoya; Guido Mainero, Julián Chicco, Sergio Quiroga and Gabriel Alanís; Jonatan Torres. DT: Mario Sciacqua
River Plate: Enrique Bologna; Alex Vigo, Felipe Peña, Bruno Zuculini and Milton Casco; Enzo Pérez, Enzo Fernández, Agustín Palavecino and Jorge Carrascal; Federico Girotti and Braian Romero. DT: Marcelo Gallardo.
Goals: PT: 11′ Alanis (S): 32′ Carrascal (R). ST: 45′ Pérez (R).
Changes: ST: Salomoni for Vigo (R); Gondou by Mainero (S); 13 ‘Bravo for Chicco (S); 27 ‘Arismendi and Graciani for Torres and Alanis (S); 35 ‘Fontana and Rolheiser for Fontana and Carrascal (R); 38 ‘Pombo for Quiroga (S).
Expelled: Salvareschi (S).
Referee: Facundo Tello.
Stadium: Sarmiento (Junín).